Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
07.04.90
PB151+
2MR
2MR
--
NEW MIDIBUS ROUTE covering previously unserved roads

COCKFOSTERS STATION - Cockfosters Road - Mount Pleasant - Grove Road,Baring Road - Park Road - Crescent Road - Brookhill Road - East Barnet Road - Station Road - York Road - Longmore Avenue - Lyonsdown Road - Great North Road - Barnet Hill - Barnet High Street - St Albans Road - Staplyton Road - Salisbury Road - BARNET Spires Centre
( Mon-Sat evenings excepted )

 

SR93 Cockfosters

18.04.90
PB151+
2MR
2MR
--

COCKFOSTERS STATION - Cockfosters Road - Mount Pleasant - Grove Road - Castlewoood Road - Fordham Road - Park Road - Crescent Road - Brookhill Road - East Barnet Road - Station Road - York Road - Longmore Avenue - Lyonsdown Road - Great North Road - Barnet Hill - Barnet High Street - St Albans Road - Staplyton Road - Salisbury Road -
BARNET Spires Centre
( Mon-Sat evenings excepted )
Diverted in East Barnet as shown in blue text

02.02.91
PB151+
4MR
4MR
4MR

COCKFOSTERS STATION - Cockfosters Road - Mount Pleasant - Grove Road,Castlewoood Road - Fordham Road,Park Road - Crescent Road - Brookhill Road - East Barnet Road -
Station Road - York Road - Longmore Avenue - Lyonsdown Road - Gloucester Road - Station Road - Barnet Hill - Barnet High Street - St Albans Road - Staplyton Road - Salisbury Road - BARNET Spires Centre ( Mon-Sat evenings excepted )
Diverted in New Barnet as per blue text.
Service increased - evening service added and Sunday introduction.
Duty schedule joint with Route 385

15.05.93
PB151+
4MW
4MW
4MW

COCKFOSTERS  -  BARNET The Spires
MR type replaced by MW

26.10.94
PB151+
4MW
4MW
4MW
London Northern purchased by MTL

25.07.98
PB151+
6MW
6MW
5MW
MTL was purchased by Metroline on 3.7.98

COCKFOSTERS STATION - Cockfosters Road - Mount Pleasant - Northfield Road - Castlewoood Road - Fordham Road,then double run via Baring Road - Lawton Road - Westbrook Crescent - ( clockwise loop in both directions ) - Park Road - Crescent Road - Brookhill Road - East Barnet Road - Station Road - York Road - Longmore Avenue - Lyonsdown Road,Gloucester Road - Station Road - Barnet Hill - Barnet High Street - St Albans Road - Staplyton Road - Salisbury Road,Stafford Road - Alston Road - The Avenue - Wood Street - Wellhouse Lane - Barnet Hospital - Trinder Road - Whitings Road - QUINTA DRIVE Elystan Court
Diverted in East Barnet as per blue text
Extended via withdrawn 385 from Barnet to Quinta Drive therefore bringing Sunday service to this section.


26.07.03
PB151+
7DMS
7DMS
4DMS
Contract renewal with Metroline( PB)

24.07.10
PB151+
8DES
8DES
4DES
Contract renewal with Metroline( PB)

 

 

DES793 Barnet Church

 


25.07.15
PB151+
9DES
8DES
4DES

COCKFOSTERS  -  QUINTA DRIVE
Contract extended for two years

Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

22.07.17
PB151+
5DES
5DES
4DES

COCKFOSTERS  -  BARNET Quinta Drive
Contract renewal

29.08.20
PB151+
8DES
7DES
4DES

Cockfosters – Bevan Estate – New Barnet – Barnet – Quinta Drive – Arkley – Edgware
Cockfosters Station - Cockfosters Road - Mount Pleasant - Edgworth Road - Park Road - Baring Road - Lawton Road - Westbrook Crescent (eastbound) - Westbrook Estate - Lawton Road - Baring Road - Park Road - Victoria Road (west arm) - East Barnet Road - Station Road - (for New Barnet Station) - Great North Road - Barnet Hill - High Barnet Station - Barnet Hill - High Street - St Albans Road - Stapylton Road - Strafford Road - Alston Road - The Avenue - Wood Street - Barnet Hospital - Wellhouse Lane - Trinder Road - Whitings Road - Quinta Drive - Barnet Road - Stirling Corner - Barnet Way - Northway Circus - Apex Corner - Selvage Lane - Hale Lane - Station Road - Edgware Station Bus Station
Underlined sections operate on a Hail & Ride basis - buses stop anywhere safe

Edgware – Arkley – Quinta Drive – Barnet – New Barnet – Bevan Estate – Cockfosters
Edgware Station Bus Station - Station Road - Hale Lane - Selvage Lane - Apex Corner - Northway Circus - Barnet Way - Stirling Corner - Barnet Road - Quinta Drive - Aitken Road - Quinta Drive - Whitings Road - Trinder Road - Wellhouse Lane - Barnet Hospital - Wood Street - The Avenue - Alston Road - Salisbury Road (west) - Salisbury Road (east) - High Street - Barnet Hill - High Barnet Station - Barnet Hill - Great North Road - Station Road - (for New Barnet Station) - East Barnet Road - Victoria Road (west arm) - Park Road - Baring Road - Lawton Road - Westbrook Crescent (eastbound) - Westbrook Estate - Lawton Road - Baring Road - Park Road - Edgeworth Road - Mount Pleasant - Cockfosters Road - Cockfosters Station
Underlined sections operate on a Hail & Ride basis - buses stop anywhere safe
Extended from Quinta Drive via Arkley, Stirling Corner, Apex Corner, Hale Lane to Edgware Station

Operating Garages

PB Potters Bar
Mon-Sat changeovers at Barnet Hospital
Sunday changeovers at PB garage buses running light from Cockfosters

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2020
Date of edit   Saturday, 29.08.20